The File Extensions Database

.MD2 File Extension

  • Developer by: Alcohol
  • Category: Disk Image Files

What is an .MD2 file?

.MD2 is Alcohol Disk Image Segment 2

The third segment of a CD or DVD disc image copied by Alcohol 120% software; part of a sequence of disc image segments (each part ends in .MD0, .MD1, then MD2, etc.); must be joined with the other segments to retrieve the complete disc image.

MD2 files are often saved with a .MDF file or a .MDS file, which defines the tracks and data structure used by the disc.

Programs that open Alcohol Disk Image Segment 2
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File Type 2 Quake 2 Player Model
Developer by: id Software Category: Game Files

Polygonal model of a character loaded by Quake II, a first person shooter game.

Programs that open Quake 2 Player Model
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How to solve problems with MD2 files

  • Associate the MD2 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any MD2 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.MD2 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the MD2 file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .MD2 is Alcohol Disk Image Segment 2. Because only the current version supports the latest MD2 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Alcohol manufacturer website after an available .MD2 is Alcohol Disk Image Segment 2 update.
  • To make sure that your MD2 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.